Man accused in plot to bomb Somali apartments blames others

A man accused of conspiring to bomb a Kansas apartment complex housing Somali refugees argued Wednesday that he was unaware his co-defendants intended to...

Keating briefs the Security Council on Somalia situation

Highlighting complex immediate and long-term challenges in Somalia, the head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in the country (UNSOM) called for practical support,...

Somali Journalist succumbs to his injures in Mogadishu hospital

A young journalist, Abdullahi Osman Moalim has succumbed to a shrapnel wounds sustained in suicide bomb blast in Beledweyne last Sunday, his family has...

US says airstrikes in Somalia kill 6 al-Shabab members

The U.S. military says it has carried out three "precision airstrikes" in southern Somalia that killed six members of the al-Shabab extremist group. A U.S....

Al Shabaab militants attack Somali army base in Hiran region

Heavily armed Al shabaab militants have launched a daring attack on Somalii military bases at Far Libah area in Hiran region located near Beledweyne...

NUSOJ sends condolence on the death of Somali Journalist

The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is shocked to hear the death of a Somali Journalist Abdullahi Osman Moalim in Mogadishu on Wednesday morning 13/09/2017. NUSOJ expresses...

UN calls for greater support for AU Mission in Somalia

A senior United Nations official has called for greater support for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and warned that lack of funding...

Gunmen kill Somali woman in Mogadishu

Unidentified assailants suspected to be Al shabaab have shot and killed a civilian woman in northern Somali capital Mogadishu on Tuesday night, eyewitnesses said. The...

KDF discover key al Shabaab hideouts inside Boni Forest

Officers conducting the ongoing multi-agency security Operation Linda Boni in Lamu county have discovered and flattened three key al Shabaab hideouts at Lango la...

Kenya arrests Burundi nationals while headed to join Al-shabaab

Four Burundi nationals were Tuesday morning arrested at Merile area along Isiolo-Marsabit Highway, Isiolo County while headed to Somalia to join Al-Shabaab militia. Police say...